LGBTQ Showcase<br />Starring: <a href='indexT.php?pg=talentdetail_pageT&id=015e6a900dec13a'>Burbank Comedy Festival Mainroom Shows</a>.

LGBTQ Showcase
Starring: Burbank Comedy Festival Mainroom Shows


August 17th, 2022 at 7:30PM
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Flappers Comedy Club Burbank - Main Room
102 East Magnolia, Burbank, CA 91502

TICKETS: $25.00
  
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Let's do some funny business at the Burbank Comedy Festival! Every year, top celebrity headlining comedians, and over 200 of the hottest new talent from around the world, converge in Burbank, California for a full week of shows, industry panels, afterparties, classes, and more! Past performers have included Adam Carolla, Jeff Garlin, Jimmy Dore, Tom Segura, Christopher Titus, Carol Leifer, Kevin Pollak, and many more. The Burbank Comedy Festival offers the next generation of talent the opportunity to perform and connect with top entertainment professionals, to encourage the expansion live comedy into the community, and to do some funny business in Downtown Burbank!

Let's do some funny business at the Burbank Comedy Festival! Every year, top celebrity headlining comedians, and over 200 of the hottest new talent from around the world, converge in Burbank, California for a full week of shows, industry panels, afterparties, classes, and more! Past performers have included Adam Carolla, Jeff Garlin, Jimmy Dore, Tom Segura, Christopher Titus, Carol Leifer, Kevin Pollak, and many more. The Burbank Comedy Festival offers the next generation of talent the opportunity to perform and connect with top entertainment professionals, to encourage the expansion live comedy into the community, and to do some funny business in Downtown Burbank!

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Also Starring:
Host/MC
Kaycee Conlee
THE TONIGHT SHOW, THE ELLEN DEGENERES SHOW, POWER TO THE PUNCHLINE
Kaycee Conlee is a standup comedian, actor, writer, and producer. She has appeared on "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno" and wrote and performed her own mini-special for the "Power to the Punchline" series. Kaycee also previously worked on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" and earned the title of Florida's Funniest Female. On stage, Kaycee has all the charm and likability of the 'gay girl next door,' sharing stories from her Florida upbringing, anecdotes about her family, and observations from everyday life.
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Comedian Christopher Cowan
CANT EVEN COMEDY, IO THEATER ,
Christopher Cowan is a runaway from his native town of Memphis, TN, where he honed his skills of spotting fake Jordan's. His comedy training comes from the improvisational houses of I.O Theater, Second City, and UCB. He currently performs standup comedy across Los Angeles at the worst bars. When not on the stage and not being kicked out of law school, he uses what's left of his reputation and self-esteem to write comedy pilots in Hollywood. These are his stories.
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Comedian Scott Parietti
AMERICA'S FAMILY, CAR LOT, FUNNY OR DIE
A natural comedian, Scott started writing jokes when he was eight years old (don’t worry, he won’t be doing any of that material). Scott wrote and directed several short comedy films that were featured on Will Ferrell’s Funny or Die -- most notably, “Body, Mind, Spirit” which was featured on the main page and garnered over 200K views. Scott is an emcee and regular featured comic at Flappers Comedy Club in Burbank, CA and has performed alongside the likes of Brian Kiley, Mary Lynn Rajskub, Laurie Kilmartin, Jackie Kashien, Dean Del Ray and Adam Conover from the hit show "Adam Ruins Everything" on TruTV. Scott is also a freelance commercial/copy writer for the website Write Label. Scott was born in Virginia and grew up in rural areas of Vermont, Missouri & North Carolina; he currently lives in Los Angeles, CA.
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Comedian Lyz Tory
THREE FUNNY DUDES, WTF WITH LYZ TORY, BSCAPADES OF BOHANA, TEAM P.R.O.O.F., BAD STEP...WHATEVER
Lyz Tory is from Middle Georgia and is based in the LA area. They're an actor, comedian, producer, occult adviser and writer. They're gender-fluid. They've traveled and performed in the US, England, Canada, and parts of Europe. You can find them on Youtube in the web series WTF with Lyz Tory and their sketch comedy Three Funny Dudes.
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Comedian Anthony Villiotti
BURBANK COMEDY FESTIVAL, YAAAS! FEST NYC , BOSTON COMEDY FESTIVAL
Anthony Villiotti is a standup comedian, certified public accountant, and a token corporate gay. Originally from New England, Anthony currently lives in New York City where he spends his days full of shame and regret. Two years into the comedy game, Anthony made his comedy debut at NYC’s YAAAS! Fest 2019 at Broadway Comedy Club. Anthony holds his New England values dear to his heart and he enjoys candlelit dinners, walks on the beach, and the satisfaction of shattering wine glasses against the walls of his Manhattan studio.
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Comedian Andrea Entz
CONCOURSE COMEDY FESTIVAL, AMG COMEDY COMPETITION, LAUGHS & CLUB SEATTLE

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Comedian Sean Bloomstine
WRITER-PERFORMER
Sean is a writer in LA, who spends his free time baking cookies and crying into soup. Last year, he released a web series called "Ricky Makes a Web Series!" which was an official selection of the Venice Shorts Film Festival in January 2021. Also, the screenplay for his pilot "Party Lines" placed in the semi-finals of the 2021 Screencraft Fellowship. He has been performing stand up around town as an outlet for his writing and will happily accept any and all constructive criticism. (Seeking representation)
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Comedian Mattio Martinez
BBC, ABC , THE COMEDY STORE
got my start out of college directing comedy shorts, my most successful film, Big Breakin’, screened at Best of Fest at Outfest 2012. I’ve written and directed shorts and web series for ABC Studios, the BBC, as well as for several independent live-action and animation production companies. I’ve been performing stand-up comedy in L.A. for the last two years and have gotten to play all over town, including The Comedy Store, Flappers, and the Super Secret Comedy Show at the Lyric Theatre. I also co-produce a monthly stand-up show called BASH alongside comedian Ellen Etten and writer/story-producer Jessica Lee Williamson.
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Comedian Amanda Michelle
LAUGH FACTORY HOLLYWOOD, TREVOR MOORE LAUGH A THON, LAFF MOBBS LAFF TRACKS , DIVA DADS, BLONDE BITCH TOUR
Amanda Michelle Foschia is an actor, comedian,and writer. She is a graduate from the conservatory at The Second City Hollywood and IO West. She is currently studying at The Groundlings. She has been in several plays, movies, short films, and commercials. She’s also a touring stand up comedian.
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Comedian Jamie Gendron
CLA IN BURBANK, FLAPPERS IN BURBANK , THE LAUGH FACTORY , CIA , FLAPPERS YOO WHO ROOM
My name is Jamie Gendron, and I'm a proud trans woman from New Orleans, Louisiana. I transitioned at 14yrs old in 1984. I left home at 14. I was an exotic dancer and a showgirl in my youth. I've lived in California for 18yrs now. I have been a comedian for 5yrs now in the greater Los Angeles.
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Comedian Chris Grace

Chris Grace is originally from Houston TX and loves tacos. He is best known for playing Jerry on NBC's Superstore, and can also be seen in PEN15, Broad City, Atypical, and more!
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Comedian Alec James
THE COMEDY CHATEAU, THE PEOPLE'S IMPROV NYC, STAND UP LIVE
Alec James is a comedian and writer from New York who strives to make you forget about your problems for a night. His wit and misdirection will keep you on your toes. He is happiest when receiving compliments after a show and while eating dinosaur-shaped chicken nuggets.
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Comedian Denise Winkelman
THE COMEDY STORE, BOSTON COMEDY FESTIVAL, DAT PHAN & FRIENDS , COMEDY STORE -LA JOLLA, COMEDY WORKS DENVER
Denise Winkelman was raised in a small town in Northern Minnesota.
She struggled with her identity, because her father is an Evangelical Pastor and felt she would not be accepted.
After she graduated from college, she decided to try to be masculine and moved to Cincinnati to become a professional wrestler. Where she learned way too much about guys.
She left wrestling to transition from male to female.
As a lifelong fan of comedy, she started stand up in 2017 as a creative outlet and to have a voice.
She is a regular on the Dat Phan and friends showcases.
She has cowritten a dramatic television pilot â€"The Authentic Step”. It was recently named a semi-finalist in the Big Apple Film Festival.
Her unique perspective and experiences will move you to find humor in any tragedy. She is wrestling with transition.

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Comedian Ben Kawaller


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Comedian Suzanne Westenhoefer
LATE NIGHT - LETTERMAN, I'M NOT CINDY BRADY, GUARANTEED FRESH, LAUGHING MATTERS,
No one ever accused Suzanne of being subtle, not the shuttle driver who took her to the airport, the woman she was in line with at the grocery store yesterday and certainly not her audiences. Subtle, she is not.
After 25 years of groundbreaking, stereotype-shattering and brutally honest comedy, she�s not about to start pulling punches now. The kid from Amish Country who began her comedy career on a dare is celebrating a quarter century of out, open, no-holds-barred comedy.

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Comedian Charlotte Parker
BURBANK COMEDY FESTIVAL, BOSTON COMEDY FESTIVAL, PLANO COMEDY FESTIVAL, NY UNDERGROUND FESTIVAL, RAMPANTLY'S BIG BLUE BALL
Charlotte Parker is a Dallas-based standup comic who performs in clubs throughout the DFW Metroplex and has performed in virtual comedy venues all over the United States.
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